How queer/2SLGBTQIA+ female student athletes navigate their identity construction and social terrain in Calgary, Alberta


This study is trying to explore the identity construction and social behaviour among 2SLGBTQIA+ identifying female student-athletes in Calgary. Participation in this study will involve taking part in one personal interview at the University of Calgary (lasting around 45-60 minutes) and answering questions about your personal experiences regarding identity and participation in sports.


Currently recruiting participants: Yes

Eligible gender: Male, Female, Transgender, Other

Eligible ages: 18 to 22

Accepts healthy participants: Yes

Inclusion criteria:

You can participate if you:
1) are 18-22 years old
2) identify as a woman/gender queer and as part of the 2SLGBTQIA+ community (and are "out", secure, and confident in your identity)
3) are a student athlete living in Calgary.


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For more information or to sign up for this study, please contact Nina Kinnunen at

Principal investigator:

Stephen Fred Dumas

Clinical trial: